Writer

Writing – Frisco, Texas
Department Writing
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Gearbox is looking for someone to join the writing team for an unannounced AAA FPS/RPG hybrid with strong characters and central narrative thread.

The successful candidate will join the writing team to write, punch up and iterate scripts in-line with established story and plot outlines.  Responsibilities will include writing dialogue for voice-over and in-game text for missions, flavor and user interfaces. A love for comedy writing with respect for a serious underlying plot is helpful. The ability to work with a team and to accept notes, criticism and the iterative process is a must. 

Required Skills:

  • Strong ability to collaborate with other creative people from all disciplines (art, design and engineering).
  • Demonstrable skill in writing entertaining and engaging dialogue with meaningful character interactions.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and execute multiple threads of writing tasks under a reasonable deadline commitment with professional organizational and team work skills.
  • Strong passion and demonstrable ability for comedic or satiric writing.
  • Published work in video games, comic books, web-based material, TV, or film.
  • Desire and ability to work with an experienced team of creative professionals.
  • Must be local or willing to relocate to the North Dallas area (relocation assistance available for successful candidate).

 



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  • Location
    Frisco, Texas
  • Department
    Writing
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level
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